I am setting some row properties and no matter what I have tried - they do not get applied.
I have the table row available in the oRow object. First I tried setting the row start position directly:
|oRow.RowStart = Constants.FV_ROW_TOP_OF_COL;|
If I call Table > Format > Row Format the dialog shows that the Top of Column setting is set. It is just not activated - the row remains where it is.
I tried to set the property via SetProps as follows:
|var oaProps = oRow.GetProps( );|
|var i = GetPropIndex( oaProps, Constants.FP_RowStart );|
|var oProp = oaProps;|
|oProp.propVal.ival = Constants.FV_ROW_TOP_OF_COL;|
|var oaNewProps = new PropVals;|
|oaNewProps.push( oProp );|
|oRow.SetProps( oaNewProps );|
Same result - the property is set (as showing in the Row Format dialog) but not activated. Does anyone know how to make this work ?
By the way, I first tried to use EDD rules to force the row to the top of the column via an attribute value - that does not work either.
There are some things that you do with tables programmatically that don't show up unless you update the document's hyphenation. I had to do this with my TableCleaner script and my earlier TableCleaner plugin. Try something like this:
where doc is your Doc object.
Rick, you rock !
I tried Save (which worked for another table change), Reformat, Redisplay. I had not seen Rehyphenate and I never would have thought of that.
Thanks. This will make my customer very happy.